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Salvaging the season: A look at recent spring season starts


The delayed start to this spring sports year is unprecedented, at least in recent years. But there is hope some semblance of a season can be salvaged.

Here’s some quick research, dating back to 2005, of the baseball and softball seasons of two Tribune-area teams:

The Willmar baseball team’s average season start in the last eight years is April 9, but the Cardinals didn’t play their first game until April 14 in 2008 and April 13 in 2007.

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Tom Larson

Tom Larson is the sports editor of the West Central Tribune.

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